Charles Tillman Youngblood entered into eternal rest at home on May 21, 2013 in Marianna, Florida.
Charles Tillman Youngblood entered into eternal rest at home on May 21, 2013 in Marianna, Florida. He was an only child, born in Rodney, Miss. on October 11, 1926, growing up on a small family farm near there. He was a WWII veteran serving with the U.S. Army in the Pacific from January 5, 1945 to May 2, 1947. He was blessed with 18 grandchildren and 37 great grandchildren.
Charles spent the majority of his working life working in the oil fields of southern Louisiana, also spending time in Ecuador and Colombia. He was a loved and active member of church families at Lighthouse Community Church in Marianna and Deliverance Tabernacle in Eastpoint.
He was deceased by his father and mother, Jacob Swayze and Essie Belle Youngblood; Reo Celestia Youngblood, the mother of his children, Gary (Karla), Byron (Dianne), Marshall (Vicky), Alan, and Ray (Michelle).
He is also survived by his wife, Evelyn M. Youngblood, and her children, Polly (Gene), Martha (Larry), Marlene (Joe), Louise, James (Connie), Michael, and Mitchell.
Services were held at 1 p.m. ET May 23, 2013 at Deliverance Tabernacle in Eastpoint, Florida. Burial took place at Eastpoint Cemetery.
Funeral services were under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home